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Stories by James Bargent
James Bargent is a freelance journalist based in Colombia.
Toxic Mix of Drug Lords, Corruption and Trade Fuels Disorder In Colombian Port City
Posted on: Mar 5, 2014, Source: AlterNet
Business interests are exploiting the fear and displacement generated by the Colombian drug war.
Is Nestle Involved in Murder Of Colombian Union Leader?
Posted on: May 17, 2013, Source: AlterNet
Luciano Romero's homicide is now taking center stage in a legal battle to define corporate responsibility in conflict zones.
Hounded By Paramilitary Threats and State Smears, Can the New Voice of Colombia's Left Forge Peace?
Posted on: Jun 13, 2012, Source: AlterNet
A new Colombian social movement wants to tackle violence and environmental destruction, but faces a hostile establishment and paramilitary threats.
Progress or Promises? Free Trade and Labor Rights in Colombia
Posted on: Apr 23, 2012, Source: Upside Down World
A free trade agreement with Colombia is moving forward, sparking accusations that the US is rewarding the country for 'promises, not actions.'
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